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Stanford neurologist Sharon Sha explains that diet, exercise, cognitive activity and sleep can all boost your brain health.

Stanford neurologist Sharon Sha explains that diet, exercise, cognitive activity and sleep can all boost your brain health.

As a child, Isabelle Yi received treatment at Stanford for a neurological disorder. She returned as a nurse to care for patients with similar conditions.

As a child, Isabelle Yi received treatment at Stanford for a neurological disorder. She returned as a nurse to care for patients with similar conditions.

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Cellular respiration has a downside: Its byproducts harm the mitochondria that perform this trick, endangering our brain cells.

Cellular respiration has a downside: Its byproducts harm the mitochondria that perform this trick, endangering our brain cells.

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How does a backache translate into such an uncomfortable sensation? And why does some pain go on and on? Stanford pain medicine specialists provide answers.

How does a backache translate into such an uncomfortable sensation? And why does some pain go on and on? Stanford pain medicine specialists provide answers.

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Stanford researchers have teased apart the addictive and pro-social effects of MDMA -- suggesting the possibliity of a non-addictive therapy.

Stanford researchers have teased apart the addictive and pro-social effects of MDMA -- suggesting the possibliity of a non-addictive therapy.

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This In the Spotlight Q&A features Garam Kim, a former professional violinist pursuing a PhD in neurosciences at Stanford.

This In the Spotlight Q&A features Garam Kim, a former professional violinist pursuing a PhD in neurosciences at Stanford.

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Does rock climbing help students learn neuroscience? Writer Nathan Collins headed to the climbing gym to find out for himself.

Does rock climbing help students learn neuroscience? Writer Nathan Collins headed to the climbing gym to find out for himself.

New research suggests why people with epilepsy, even when their seizures are well controlled, report lapses in their ability to think, perceive or remember.

New research suggests why people with epilepsy, even when their seizures are well controlled, report lapses in their ability to think, perceive or remember.

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Using neuroimaging and machine learning, researchers were able to predict whether antidepressants would help individual patients.

Using neuroimaging and machine learning, researchers were able to predict whether antidepressants would help individual patients.

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